Knowledge Workers and the Corporate Learning Environment

The E-Learning Curve

The 21st century corporate learning environment is an ecosystem of services, tools, technologies, and processes that support knowledge workers. Continue Reading → The post Knowledge Workers and the Corporate Learning Environment appeared first on E-Learning Curve Blog.

Who Is The New Knowledge Worker?

Mindflash

The Knowledge Worker has played an imperative role in the development of business over the decades. In fact, knowledge workers have driven an estimated 70 percent of U.S. Uncategorized business development knowledge worker online learning Online Training

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Personalization for Knowledge Workers

Xyleme

In this post I address use cases that apply to a high-skilled knowledge workforce. Personalization for the high-skill knowledge worker. Post Type: Blog post. This is the 2 nd in a 3 part series addressing the impact of personalization in the education and training markets.

Wearables and knowledge workers. A perfect match for learning?

Spark Your Interest

This post will focus on knowledge workers. What makes knowledge workers different? There is typically more latititude offered to these workers. Firstly, knowledge workers likely have much greater access to both desktop and mobile devices throughout their workdays. This is not limited to knowledge workers of course, but all employees. This is another installment in the series about using wearables to provide training/education. Part 1.

E-Learning along the curve: knowledge worker learning needs

The E-Learning Curve

Formally-structured approaches to learning are best deployed to novice knowledge workers in the relevant discipline or skill area. Continue Reading → The post E-Learning along the curve: knowledge worker learning needs appeared first on E-Learning Curve Blog. Learning Curve CBT instructor-led learning curve marc rosenberg training workplace learning

LinkedIn Guide for Knowledge Workers

Tony Karrer

I do a lot of presentations where one of the topics is how to use LinkedIn more effectively as part of your knowledge work. In most cases, I will ask for a show of hands: How many of you have a LinkedIn Account? Generally 50-70%. How many of you actively use LinkedIn? Generally down to 10%. How many of you get really high value from LinkedIn? - Now down to 2-5% I am continually surprised by this result ( Getting Value from LinkedIn ).

Portrait of the modern knowledge worker

Jay Cross

The concept of ‘knowledge worker’ which Peter Drucker coined in 1959, is perhaps not so clear (as shown again in a recent LinkedIn discussion - access potentially limited) and can be understood at … Jay Cross ‘s insight: Brilliant.

About blogging, tunneling visions and knowledge entrepreneurship

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

Julie is doing research for the university of Amsterdam (VU) into (micro-)blogging as part of her PdD research about knowledge and power in the development sector. You might say there were new lines of thinking, new directions explicited by these knowledge entrepreneurs.

Workplace Learning: Developing Effective Teams

The E-Learning Curve

Knowledge Work Workplace Learning corporate learning environment holistic learning knowledge worker learning curve organizational development organizational learning team development workplace learningOne of the key functions of the corporate learning environment must be to support the development of individual expertise to create effective team performance.

Peter Thiel, College and The Modern Knowledge Worker

OpenSesame

Billionaire investor and venture capitalist Peter Thiel has stirred up a controversy in the tech and education sectors with a very simple argument: the formal education market is a bubble , both overvalued and overpriced.

Constructivism in Workplace Learning and Development

The E-Learning Curve

Knowledge Work Learning Environment Workplace Learning Constructivism corporate learning environment holistic learning knowledge worker learning curve organizational development organizational learning workplace learningConstructivist-based workplace learning and development addresses the demands of the real world. Continue Reading → The post Constructivism in Workplace Learning and Development appeared first on E-Learning Curve Blog.

The E-learning Ecosystem in Organizations

The E-Learning Curve

There are two components involved in investigating this aspect of e-learning as a means to enhance knowledge worker performance Continue Reading → The post The E-learning Ecosystem in Organizations appeared first on E-Learning Curve Blog. Learning Curve definition of e-learning e-learning ecosystem knowledge worker learning curve organizational development organizational learning

More on Constructivism in Workplace Learning

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schemata corporate learning environment double-loop learning knowledge worker organizational learning Schon single-loop learning workplace learningArgyris and Schön suggest that members of an organization construct their own representation of organizational behaviors, which they call “theory-in-use” Continue Reading → The post More on Constructivism in Workplace Learning appeared first on E-Learning Curve Blog. Constructivism Workplace Learning Argyris constructivism.

The unbearable lightness of knowledge working

The E-Learning Curve

Here’s an interesting article that’s been rattling around the web for a while now, but worth revisiting: according to Jared Sandberg at the WSJ – In the Information Age, so much is worked on in a day at the office… Continue Reading → The post The unbearable lightness of knowledge working appeared first on E-Learning Curve Blog. e-learning knowledge worker motivation organizational development

Workplace Learning Paradigms Characterized

The E-Learning Curve

All phases of product development require workers to have both depth and breadth of knowledge. Workplace Learning 3PD constructivist learning environment corporate learning environment knowledge worker learning curve organizational development organizational learning scaffolded learning three phase designContinue Reading → The post Workplace Learning Paradigms Characterized appeared first on E-Learning Curve Blog.

The Long Tail, the 80:20 Rule and the role of learning professionals

The E-Learning Curve

” In 1959 Peter Drucker coined the term “knowledge worker” to describe one who works primarily with information or one who develops and uses knowledge in the workplace. e-learning knowledge worker Long Tail Pareto Principle“What is the Scope of our Responsibility as Learning Professionals?”

I Believe in the Importance of Personal Knowledge Management

Tom Spiglanin

The answer lies across several domains of a knowledge worker’s practice. These are good practices that help us grow our knowledge, but what we really need are mindful, disciplined processes for managing it on a daily basis. Capturing Knowledge. Developing Knowledge.

A Holistic Approach to Workplace Competencies

The E-Learning Curve

Workplace Learning corporate learning environment holistic learning knowledge worker learning curve multidimensional learning organizational development organizational learning workplace learning"Traditional" workplace learning has focused on developing domain-specific skills. Other skills, including “soft skills” are usually assigned a lower priority. Continue Reading → The post A Holistic Approach to Workplace Competencies appeared first on E-Learning Curve Blog.

Factors Inhibiting Workplace Learning

The E-Learning Curve

This post on workplace learning discusses some of the underlying factors that inhibit individual knowledge workers & teams from developing in organizations. Workplace Learning corporate learning environment double-loop learning holistic learning knowledge worker learning curve organizational development organizational learning team development workplace learning

A Model for Corporate Learning Environments

The E-Learning Curve

Learning Environment Workplace Learning constructivist learning environment corporate learning environment knowledge worker learning curve organizational development organizational learning scaffolded learningI'm making a case for the assertion that learning curves are a very adaptable way to investigate a range of ideas about learning and teaching. Continue Reading → The post A Model for Corporate Learning Environments appeared first on E-Learning Curve Blog.

The unbearable lightness of knowledge working

The E-Learning Curve

Here’s an interesting article that’s been rattling around the web for a while now, but worth revisiting: according to Jared Sandberg at the WSJ – In the Information Age, so much is worked on in a day at the office… Continue Reading → The post The unbearable lightness of knowledge working appeared first on E-Learning Curve Blog. e-learning knowledge worker motivation organizational development

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Learning Curves and the Workplace Environment

The E-Learning Curve

Learning Curve Constructivism corporate development knowledge worker learning curve workplace learningIn their seminal 2001 white paper Dillon & Hallet suggest a useful interpretation of the learning curve, and introduce their concept of the e-learning curve. Continue Reading → The post Learning Curves and the Workplace Environment appeared first on E-Learning Curve Blog.

Evaluating Knowledge Workers

Tony Karrer

I’ve discussed before about how it’s Hard to Evaluate the Performance of Knowledge Workers and now some additional backup from Dilbert: Which goes along with: But let’s be careful here because: eLearning Technology.

The networked student and knowledge worker

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

So it could be the knowledge worker2.0 Irene Hanraets alerted me about this video about the networked student by wdrexler: The way the networked student uses web2.0 services is basically the way I use them. I wonder though, about individual paths and diversity.

Knowledge Worker Take Ownership

Tony Karrer

Must read post by Michele Martin - Changing Knowledge Worker Attitudes. That's it - knowledge workers must take ownership. I had chills as I read it. I believe that we have to start with making people conscious of the fact that they own the most precious resource in just about any organization today–the power of their ideas, social connections and thought processes. And it's the responsibility of learning professionals to lead that charge.

Social Media for Knowledge Workers

Tony Karrer

tools to improve your performance as a knowledge worker. That said, I thought it would be worthwhile for me to collect a few of the resources that provide good starting points that can help Knowledge Workers improve their performance using Social Media. Last week I had a presentation around using Social Media and Web 2.0 One of the questions that always comes up is: How do I find more information to help me get started?

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From Learning Management to Personal Knowledge Management

Jane Hart

If you want to grow as a person and a worker and if you want to gain skills that will help you take that next step in your career, you’ll probably have to learn those skills on your own. 1-30 September : Personal Knowledge Management led by Harold Jarche.

Knowledge Worker Take Ownership

Clark Quinn

Must read post by Michele Martin - Changing Knowledge Worker Attitudes. That's it - knowledge workers must take ownership. I had chills as I read it. I believe that we have to start with making people conscious of the fact that they own the most precious resource in just about any organization today-the power of their ideas, social connections and thought processes. And it's the responsibility of learning professionals to lead that charge.

Workplace Elearning Reaches Maturity

The E-Learning Curve

We have all had a conversation with a more knowledgeable colleague where we've discussed solutions to a challenge we've encountered in work Continue Reading → The post Workplace Elearning Reaches Maturity appeared first on E-Learning Curve Blog. Constructivism Workplace Learning corporate learning environment holistic learning knowledge worker learning curve multidimensional learning organizational development organizational learning workplace learning

Once, twice, one thousand times a knowledge worker

From the Coleface

Amongst the exhortations for L&D people to be more business savvy which are hard to take issue with, Jay states that we now work in an environment where a “great knowledge worker can be several hundred times as productive as his peer” My first reaction was: how can you believe this is true? So if in L&D our aim is to enable knowledge workers to become great knowledge workers, we should be looking for ways that we can help achieve great productivity gains.

Participate in the Knowledge Sharing Challenge and Stand a Chance to Win $3000

Adobe Captivate

Last week we announced the Knowledge Sharing Challenge at Adobe Learning Summit. It’s an amazing opportunity for anyone (eLearning Professional, Trainer, Subject Matter Expert, Instructional Designer, Knowledge Worker, You Name it) to compete for great prizes and show your colleagues what you can do. Adobe Presenter eLearning Suite Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Adobe eLearning Suite Adobe Presenter 8 Adobe Presenter Video Creator Knowledge Sharing Challenge video

E-Learning along the curve: adapting to knowledge workers learning needs

The E-Learning Curve

E-Learning along the curve: adapting to knowledge workers learning needs is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog. Formally-structured approaches to learning are best deployed to novices in the relevant discipline or skill area.

Can Knowledge Sharing Transform Learning?

CLO Magazine

The world of knowledge sharing and user-authored content is not something to fear. As the corporate learning industry has evolved in the past few years, we now spend a lot of time talking about Gen X and millennials’ learning styles, user-authored content sharing, expertise directories and knowledge sharing. It may sound silly, but in the world of expert-based knowledge sharing, it is very important.